|Number in U.S||👶 540,000|
|Rate in 2021||242|
|Name origin||🌍 Hebrew , English|
Meaning and originality:
Zachary is an English masculine personal name derived from Zacharias. Zachariah itself is the Latin form of the Hebrew “Zekharyahu” (זְכַרְיָה) which means “Yahweh has remembered”, This name include two Hebrew elements: “yahu” (Yahweh, God) and “zakhar” (he remembered). In the Bible we see several people who have some versions of this name: Zachariah, Zechariah and Zacharias. For instance, Zechariah was a prophet who lived in the 6th century B.C. during reign of the Persian King Darius (The king who let the Jews to go back to Babylonian and re-build their temple) who was friendly to Jews.
Zachary is a Top 50 favorite baby boy’s name in England, Canada and Australia and a Top 75 in the United States. Zach is a common short form.
Here are some famous people named Zachary:
Zachary Taylor (U.S. President)
Zachary Scott (actor)
What are your baby’s characteristics like when you name him Zachary?
As a name, Eden suggests that you have a pioneering spirit. You are a natural born leader who is highly focused and designs everything around achieving his goals. Enduring difficulty to try out new things is normal to you. It makes you angry that you have to do too many unimportant things. You are independent and decisive. You are also energetic and confident.
to be uncertain and uncertainty creates an inner battle for you. Sometimes, you might find it difficult to share what is in your mind. Unfortunately, you’ll give up when you face a more aggressive person. It is because you try to avoid tension. You do not like to use force.
You might not be aware of this but you have a hidden power over other people; you must explore this power. You attract, influence, and inspire people. You are lively, cheerful, optimistic, and charismatic. It is in your personality to see the glass half full.
How do people react to you?
When people hear your name, they think that you are strong and powerful. You radiate a raw power that can make you look confident. This raw power can also make you intimidating. You must be persuaded to join others in their endeavors. You can be egocentric. Even if you are not, people might think that you are wealthy.
People have a positive perception about this name and believe that this name is formal and strong.
Lucky colors: All yellows, ocher, bronze, gold, orange
Lucky day(s): Sunday
Zachary was very popular among the Puritans but the name didn’t see a huge frequency until the latter stages of the 20th century. Zachary's debut on America’s Top 1000 list was in 1946. Then, after 30 years it reached the Top 100 in 1976. From there the name pretty much went gangbusters. Its best year was in 1994 when it reached the 12th spot.
There are several reasons why this name is so appealing: it has strong connections to the Bible, there are not many names that start with Z, its short form (Zach) sounds very cool, and he’s a strong Number One in numerology.